Greek police clashed with protesters in Athens following a relatively small demonstration against the mandatory vaccination of certain professional groups.
The vaccination rate in the US is starting to rise in accordance with the soaring rates of infection being observed in some states.
The rapid transmission of the Delta variant of the coronavirus in Greece, particularly among the unvaccinated, is "terrifying."
Healthcare workers in Greece who remain unvaccinated against Covid-19 will be put on unpaid leave according to the Greek Health Ministry.
The tiny European nation of Malta shocked the world and now tops the list of the most vaccinated countries in the entire world.
Greece will give more freedom to those fully vaccinated by creating immune-only venues and spaces it was announced on Tuesday.
A 56-year-old Greek woman died at Kalavryta Hospital on Friday, just a few minutes after her second dose of the Pfizer vaccine.
Greece recorded 549 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, which marks 286 more instances of the virus than the 835 cases that had been recorded on Tuesday.
Greece reached a record low of the past few months in COVID-19 figures, with 297 new cases, 17 deaths and 358 patients in intubation